March 24

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Birthdays


Rufus King 1755 - American lawyer, politician and diplomat


Antonio Rosmini-Serbati 1797 - Italian Roman Catholic priest and philosopher


John Wesley Powell 1834 - U.S. soldier, geologist and explorer of American West


William Morris 1834 - British craftsman, designer, writer, typographer


Andrew Mellon 1855 - American banker, industrialist, philanthropist, U.S. Secretary of the Treasure (1921-1932)


Harry Houdini 1874 - Magician, escape artist


Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle 1887 - Actor, comedian, director, screenwriter


Arthur Murray 1895 - Dance instructor, businessman


Dorothy R. Stratton 1898 - Founded women's branch of the U.S. Coast Guard


June Clark (Algeria Junius "June" Clark ) 1900 - Musician


Joseph Barbera 1911 - Cartoonist


Richard (Nicholas) Conte 1914 - Cartoonist


Lawrence Ferlinghetti 1919 - Poet


Gene Nelson (Leander Eugene Berg) 1920 - Dancer, actor, screenwriter and director


Dave Appell 1922 - Musician (Applejacks)


Norman Fell (Norman Noah Feld) 1924 - Actor


Dario Fo 1926 - Playwright


Byron Janis 1928 - Pianist


Vanessa Brown 1928 - Actress


Steve McQueen 1930 - Actor


William Smith 1933 - Actor


Billy Stewart 1937 - Musical artist


Bob Mackie 1940 - Fashion designer


R. Lee Ermey 1944 - Actor


Curtis Hanson 1945 - Director


Lee Oskar 1948 - Musician (War)


Nick Lowe 1949 - Singer


Dougie Thomson 1951 - Musician (Supertramp)


Louie Anderson 1953 - Comedian


Donna Pescow 1954 - Actress


Robert Carradine 1954 - Actor


Kelly LeBrock 1960 - Actress ("Weird Science")


Rodney "Kool Kollie" Terry 1961 - DJ (Ghostown DJs)


Star Jones 1962 - TV host ("The View")


Annabella Sciorra 1964 - Actress


Lara Flynn Boyle 1970 - Actress


Sharon Corr 1970 - Singer, musician (The Corrs)


P.A. Pasemaster Mase 1970 - Rapper (De La Soul)


Jim Parsons 1973 - Actor ("The Big Bang Theory")


Alyson Hannigan 1974 - Actress ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer", "How I Met Your Mother")


Peyton Manning 1976 - Football player


Olivia Burnette (Olivia Nicole Burnette) 1977 - Actress


Keisha Castle-Hughes 1990 - Actress ("The Whale Rider")


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